- Fantastic career opportunity to work for Victoria’s most influential business organisation
- Exciting and varied Maternity leave cover position until December 2020
- Modern working environment in the heart of the CBD
We are the most influential, independent business body in Victoria with over 15,000 members and clients. Our members choose us because we’re trusted experts in workplace relations, international trade, health, safety and well being and policy development. Our team of over 200 people thrive on putting our members first in everything we do – from providing exceptional customer service to advocating for their interests across all levels of government. The Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry works for the success of its members, business and Victoria.
About the role
Our Events team is a passionate group of professionals that strive to create meaningful and engaging events for our members, customers and clients. We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Events Coordinator to join our, professional and dynamic team to help us deliver premium events throughout the year. This is a hands-on role responsible for the concept development, marketing activity, sponsorship activation and delivery of our events.
We are looking for a self-starter who isn’t afraid to roll up their sleeves and think on their feet. You will have demonstrated experience in events management, ideally with a focus on business to business and corporate events as well as an understanding of marketing. You will have excellent interpersonal skills and the capability to identify and foster key internal and external relationships with a number of stakeholders. You will also have strong administration skills, superior accuracy and attention to detail as well as experience working to and meeting budgets and tight deadlines. You will be a team player but also have the ability to work independently as required. Finally, you will have a working familiarity with Windows and the MS suite, databases, and a demonstrated understanding of communications technology.
Be part of a dynamic and forward thinking organisation that not only drives economic change and prosperity, but offers a healthy and collaborative working environment. A competitive salary, along with a range of employee benefits will be offered to the successful candidate. This is a maternity leave cover position until December 2020.
How to apply
If this sounds like you, we encourage you to ‘Apply now’. Applications, must include a cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria contained within the position description, should be addressed to the HR Team. Applications will close COB Friday 21st February 2020, however the position may be filled prior to the closing date, therefore we encourage you to apply early.
Please note that the successful applicant will be subject to a satisfactory police check as a pre-condition of employment. Applicants must also hold a valid driver’s licence.